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Contracts Consultant - Procurement

Location: Sohar, Oman

Reference: DP 11111

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The Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 5,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa & India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety First, Client Focus, Create Opportunity, Integrity. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

The Opportunity

Be a part of our Cost Consultancy business that spans our five global hubs, where we oversee work for world leading organisations across the public and private sectors.

The Role

Contracts Consultant - Procurement

A senior expat management team providing strategic Contracts advice in support of our clients’ organisation in the Oil and Gas Sector.

The role is based in Sohar, Oman which is located 2 hours’ drive from Dubai and 2 hours’ drive from Muscat.

Responsibilities Include

  • Responsible for all Procurement and Pre-Contract activities including Scope, Contract Formation, Tendering, Contractor negotiation etc.
  • Establishing and developing robust systems in order to assist the client manage and administer a significant number of complex, high value schemes.
  • Assist in the development of Tenders and RFPs to include Preparing Bidders Lists, Preparing pre-qualification reports, Identifying Deliverables list and Assisting in development of Evaluation Factors/Evaluation Standards
  • Assist in implementing the Tender Phase.
  • Preparing Requests for Proposals RFP’s (Tender) packages.
  • Preparing Expression of Interest notices.
  • Leading Pre-Bidder / Proposal discussions.
  • Preparing amendments to Tenders.
  • Assist in the Award of each contract
  • Reviewing bids/proposals.
  • Ensuring that bids are responsive.
  • Providing technical assistance to panel during evaluation.
  • Reviewing panels submission and recommendation to ensure the evaluation process was performed in accordance with the requirements of the Request for Proposal.
  • Preparing Bid Evaluation Reports.
  • Preparing Recommendations for Award.
  • Conducting price and cost analysis and Contracts preparation / formation.


Experience, Knowledge & Skills

  • Minimum of 12 years’ experience.
  • Must have experience with well recognized, blue-chip construction organisations on major projects.
  • Must be able to demonstrate longevity in previous work history.
  • High level of communication skills.
  • Major or complex project experience where significant Pre-Con and Contracts Administration was involved.
  • Bid Management.


  • Degree Qualifications is preferred but not essential.
  • Professional Memberships are an advantage but not essential.

Sohar, Oman


Contract type:

DP 11111

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